Things to do with kids in Bedfordshire & Luton

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Welcome to our October edition with lots of ideas for perfect days out for all the family!

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Swimming lessons with Everyone Active

3rd April 2024

Venue: Your Local Leisure Centre

Address: Bedfordshire

Award-winning swimming lessons at your local Everyone Active leisure centre, for children aged from just 4 months old. Available at The Dunstable Centre, Houghton Regis Leisure Centre, Tiddenfoot Leisure...

Indoor Activities

Jackastory: Autumn Sessions

4th October-29th November 2023

Venue: The Place Bedford

Address: Bradgate Rd, Bedford

The Jackastory session runs fortnightly, and every week during school holidays. Listen to members of The Place Team read their chosen children’s stories and discover some new favourites of your own....

Outdoor Events

Shuttleworth in Lights 2023

24th November-17th December 2023

Venue: Shuttleworth

Address: Alder Drive, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire

Explore the world-famous Shuttleworth Collection and Swiss Garden in a way you’ve never seen them before! When the sun goes down, the Garden and Hangars are illuminated in a wonderful display of big,...


Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo

25th November-24th December 2023

Venue: Whipsnade Zoo

Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable

Santa is stopping by at Whipsnade’s cosy Lookout Lodge this year. Meet the man himself as part of a fun-filled, festive, family day out. Little ones can join in festive crafts before meeting Santa in...


Christmas at Wrest Park

1st December-1st January 2024

Venue: Wrest Park

Address: Silsoe, Bedfordshire

A brand new, interactive light trail for 2023. Allow the Christmas spirit to take over as you immerse yourself in a world of seasonal sparkle and festive cheer. With festive food, warming cocktails and...

Get Curious with Story Makers Show

Get Curious with Story Makers Show

This March, Puffin Books are challenging classes to GET CURIOUS by watching 'Story Makers Show’.

Competition time!

Competition time!

Enter for your chance to win a copy of this stunningly illustrated gift book of ancient Indian fables.

Winter wonders

Winter wonders

Primary Times explore some fun-filled ideas for making the most of the winter months…

Panto season is nearly here!

Panto season is nearly here!

Primary Times explores some top tips to help with planning a perfect family day out…

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